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8208 106 St NW, Edmonton, AB T6E 6R9, Canada
Every summer, Edmonton's Old Strathcona neighborhood hosts an Art Walk, with hundreds of artists who exhibit their work on the street. The first Art Walk in 1995 coincided with the creation of a mural by Tim Heimdal. This work began Whyte Avenue's...
82 Ave NW, Edmonton, AB, Canada
If you think Edmonton is all giant malls and indoor shopping, stroll down Whyte Avenue. This Old Strathcona strip has been crowned one of Canada’s Top 5 shopping neighborhoods, as more than 600 businesses vie for your attention. Independent...
11211 142 St NW, Edmonton, AB T5M 4A1, Canada
Thrilling for kids and interesting for parents, the Telus World of Science makes learning fun. Inspiring and interactive, here robot-, space-, and environment-themed exhibits are complemented by traveling special displays and a giant IMAX theater....
Spruce Grove, AB T7Y 1B3, Canada
Enough twists and turns for the whole family, the Edmonton Corn Maze follows a different pattern each year. But you might want to pack a snack and wait till the kids hit double digits: the maze winds five kilometers long and features 85 decision...
10361 82 Ave NW, Edmonton, AB T6E 1Z9, Canada
This European cafe in the heart of Old Strathcona is the perfect spot to grab a treat to satisfy the sweet tooth in all of us. With all of their desserts baked on site and created from scratch, it's the perfect oven-to-mouth situation.
11153 Saskatchewan Dr NW, Edmonton, AB T6G 2S1, Canada
Rutherford House is the home of Alberta's first Premier - Alexander Rutherford. It's now a historical building that you can go inside and tour. On the weekend before Halloween Rutherford House offers a ghost tour of the nearby University of...
For 10 Days in July Edmonton's Sir Winston Churchill Square gets turned into a live busking theatre, with street performers from all over the world. Watch magicians, acrobatic stunts, comedians, and a variety of street performers bring a smile to...
9734 98 Ave NW, Edmonton, AB T5K 0W9, Canada
During Edmonton's summer season take a cruise on the Edmonton Riverboat (formerly called the Edmonton Queen). Cruises run in the afternoon and evening, and dinner cruises are available. Getting out on the river provides a great way to get views of...
10750 82 Ave NW, Edmonton, AB T6E 2A8, Canada
Tired of coffee shops where the only sound is the clinking of keyboards and the ping of texts? A night out at the Hex Cafe might be the way to reconnect with your friends, family, or fellow travelers. Pay a few bucks an hour per person for access...
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